Tag: Cas9

Scientists Discovered why CRISPR Gene-Editing Fails to Work at Times

Scientists Find and Repair Flaw in CRISPR Gene-Editing

Researchers have finally found the reason why CRISPR gene-editing sometimes fails to work. To date, CRISPR gene-editing remains to be one of the most promising medical treatments currently being studied by researchers worldwide. However, it...
CRISPR might not work

Why CRISPR Might not Work

According to a recent study, CRISPR-Cas 9, the revolutionary gene-editing technique, could be blocked by the immune system and thus might not work on all people. If the genome can be compared to a musical...
The Latest Guide to Understanding CRISPR-Cas9

The Latest Guide to Understanding CRISPR-Cas9

The CRISPR Pill made headlines with its implications in the fight against Superbugs. But CRISPR technology originated from research into gene splicing and genetic editing capabilities. Since DNA is the fundamental building block of existence,...
Human Embryos Genetically Modified

Breaking: Human Embryos Genetically Modified in the U.S.

In a bid to correct defective genes that cause inherited diseases, scientists and researchers from the U.S. attempted for the first time to modify human embryos using the gene-editing technique CRISPR-Cas9. According to MIT Technology Review, the...